The following stocks were the biggest movers and shakers in the Mining sector today.
Some of the biggest gainers among Mining stocks include:
Magellan Petroleum (MPET): MPET stock is up 11.74% today.
Sandstorm Gold Ltd (SAND): SAND stock is up 5.92% today.
Klondex Mines Ltd (KLDX): KLDX stock is up 5.28% today.
Erin Energy Corp (ERN): ERN stock is up 5.26% today.
Novagold Resources Inc (NG): NG stock is up 4.56% today.
New Gold Inc (NGD): NGD stock is up 5% today.
Mcewen Mining Inc (MUX): MUX stock is up 4.21% today.
Randgold Res Ltd (GOLD): GOLD stock is up 3.47% today.
Petrobras Argentina S.A. (PZE): PZE stock is up 2.93% today.
Halcon Resources (HK): HK stock is up 1.78% today.
Some of the biggest losers among Mining stocks include:
Stone Energy Corp (SGY): SGY stock is down 5.67% today.
Chesapeake Energy Corp (CHK): CHK stock is down 4.22% today.
Approach Res. Inc (AREX): AREX stock is down 5.08% today.
Saexploration Hldgs (SAEX): SAEX stock is down 4.5% today.
Diamond Offshore Drilling (DO): DO stock is down 3.62% today.
Bill Barrett Corp (BBG): BBG stock is down 3.54% today.
Ev Energy Partners (EVEP): EVEP stock is down 4.21% today.
Helix Energy Solutions Group (HLX): HLX stock is down 3.83% today.
Sanchez Production Partners Llc (SPP): SPP stock is down 3.83% today.
Legacy Reserves LP (LGCY): LGCY stock is down 2.29% today.
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Editor’s Note: Returns for the fastest-moving stocks listed here are based on share prices 20 minutes prior to publication of this story.